Lots of great examples of Cohesive Strategy behaviors in the West! Before and after in Colorado – looking at the challenges ahead. Click here for all the articles. Stories in this issue include: Four-part video series Colorado’s Forests: Challenges and Opportunities, https://vimeo.com/87307649; Study finds cost-share effective for motivating homeowners to create defensible space; Weaverville California, a..
It’s National Preparedness Month and this gadget will help folks in southern Cali identify local threats due to Santa Ana winds and prepare for the likelihood of wildfire. The US Forest Service has partnered with the math geniuses at UCLA and the meteorologist think tankers at San Diego Gas & Electric to develop this tool –..
It Takes All Three to Protect a CommunityBy Nick Goulette Fire Adapted Community Learning Network September 11, 2014 My home and neighborhood in Weaverville, CA was spared destruction by the Oregon Fire on the afternoon of Sunday, August 24, 2014. Only a couple of hours after ignition, over 200 homes were under mandatory evacuation. The narrative..
Please visit our eNewsletter #22 – some great information and unique and fun uses of resources when it comes to educational outreach! Check it out! Have you thought about using local celebrities and athletic teams to help get the word out about fire prevention and fire adapted communities? Topics in today’s newsletter include: Web Portal..
CommunityField Trip Provides Opportunityfor Shared Learning Island Park Sustainable Fire Community, Island Park, ID August 26-28, 2014 By Wendy Fulks, The Nature Conservancy, firstname.lastname@example.org The Island Park Sustainable Fire Community is a FAC Learning Network hub that works in an area extending from Island Park, just north of Ashton, Idaho, into West Yellowstone, Montana. Island Park is also..